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Samite

British Wool. 30% BFL, 40% Shetland, 10% Gotland. 20% Ahimsa silk (the moths are allowed to hatch before the silk is harvested). Woollen spun.

Weight: Light Fingering
Texture: Nubby / Tweedy
Fiber: Wool (80%),
Silk (20%)
Needles: 2.75mm (2 US) (12 UK)
Gauge: (Unknown)
Balls: 100g; 460m (503 yds)
Care: Hand wash, Iron (cool), Do not tumble dry
Styles: Semi-solid colors
Price: $$$$$
© Blacker Yarns
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We don't have information about the exact gauge of this yarn, so we are only using the weight category.

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4-ply Tweed (76% match) $$$$$
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Tern (71% match) $$$$$
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This yarn comes in 50g / 250m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.84 balls of this.
Pebble (68% match) $$$$$
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Sweet Feet (67% match)
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Kamena (67% match)
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The Heather Line 2/8 (66% match)
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3-ply Wool (66% match)
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Fenella 2-ply (66% match) $$$$$
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Lamullgarn (66% match)
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Ohut Pirkkalanka (65% match)
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This yarn comes in 100g / 400m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.15 balls of this.
Duo Merino (65% match)
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Jawoll Silk (65% match)
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Silky Sock (65% match)
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This yarn is more dense. Your garment will weigh more than with the original yarn.
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The warmth, drape, elasticity and durability of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 329m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.40 balls of this.
Supersoft (65% match)
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This yarn is the same weight category (Light Fingering).
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The fiber content is similar. This yarn contains: Wool (100%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 575m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 0.80 balls of this.
Inka 100 (64% match)
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This yarn is the same weight category (Light Fingering).
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than nubby / tweedy. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (75%) and Nylon (25%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 421m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.09 balls of this.
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This yarn is the same weight category (Light Fingering).
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (75%) and Nylon (25%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 100g / 420m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 1.10 balls of this.
Super Extra (64% match)
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This yarn is the same weight category (Light Fingering).
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than nubby / tweedy. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (75%) and Nylon (25%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 210m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.19 balls of this.
Running (64% match)
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This yarn is the same weight category (Light Fingering).
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This yarn is also made from non-superwash wool.
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The texture of this yarn is plied rather than nubby / tweedy. You may be able to make your item using this yarn, but the finished fabric will have a different look.
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The fiber content is different. This yarn contains: Wool (75%) and Nylon (25%)
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The warmth, drape, elasticity, durability and softness of the fibers of this yarn are a reasonable match.
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This yarn comes in 50g / 210m balls. For each ball of the original yarn you will need 2.19 balls of this.